Albert Washington

Albert Washington (HM278V)

Location: Cincinnati, OH 45219 Hamilton County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 7.639', W 84° 30.697'

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August 17, 1939 - October 23, 1998

Cincinnati Music History

Inspired by B.B. King and seeing Sam Cooke in his youth. Albert recorded on labels Duke, Peacock, Finch, VLM, Bluestown, Fraternity, Jewel, Iris & Eastbound. "You Gonna Miss Me" and "Ramble" in 1962 featured Big Ed Thompson, Sonny Watt & Tim Pleasant. Albert performed locally at Vet's Inn, Sha-Rah Club & Cory's in the 1960s-1980s and at the Cincy Blues Fest in 1992 and 1994. His final album, "A Brighter Day", was named one of the top three blues recordings of 1994 by France's Academie Du Jazz.
HM NumberHM278V
Year Placed2017
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, April 30th, 2018 at 7:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 715100 N 4333853
Decimal Degrees39.12731667, -84.51161667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 7.639', W 84° 30.697'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 7' 38.34" N, 84° 30' 41.82" W
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Area Code(s)513, 859
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1e E McMillan St, Cincinnati OH 45219, US
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